Board of Supes’ Take 5: January 31, 2017

Board of Supes’ Take 5: January 31, 2017

News flash! Every week, following the Board meeting, Supervisor Kuehl picks five items you might find interesting, important, and/or fun. It’s your way to get a quick rundown of several highlights of the meeting in no more than 5 minutes! Looking for more? Click here...
A Plan for Improving Restaurant Inspections

A Plan for Improving Restaurant Inspections

On Tuesday, October 5, 2016, the Board voted to adopt the Implementation Plan for Restaurant Grading Recommendations brought forth by the Department of Public Health (DPH). The recommendations fall into four areas: availability of public information, methods of...
Why First 5 is so important for LA’s kids

Why First 5 is so important for LA’s kids

Throughout the first 1,000 days of a baby’s life, the brain forms 700 neural connections every second. That’s what we said: every second. This makes these first days the time of greatest opportunity and highest risk, as early childhood experiences deeply influence the...